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Countdown to 2023: WHO Report On Global Trans Fat Elimination 2020

WHO Director General appeals to countries to protect their citizens from industrially produced trans fats, and remove it from the global food system by 2023

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Nutrition In Pregnancy During COVID-19 Pandemic

It is always advised to switch to a healthier alternative whenever available. Read on to know more about keeping a balance in the nutrition intake during pregnancy.

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Reimagining Public Health II: Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairperson, NITI Aayog

In the second and concluding part of this interview, Rajiv Kumar talks about CSR in the field of nutrition, the migrant crisis and the growing public interest in the plight of the downtrodden

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Reimagining Public Health: Interview With Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairperson, NITI Aayog

In the first part of this two part interview, Rajiv Kumar assesses the impact of Covid-19 on India’s nutrition programs, and discusses food fortification, the Poshan Atlas and more

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How Malnutrition Defines A Nation’s Health

While COVID-19 has disrupted the government's nutrition programs, there are some simple ways to ensure that the rural poor are not among the worst hit.

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Is India Heading Towards A Health Crisis Post This Pandemic?

Several programmes are being organised by the government to cope with malnutrition in children, pregnant women and lactating mothers during the National Nutrition Month or Poshan Maah.

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The Magic Of Millets

Millets, a group of small but incredibly nutritious and environment friendly cereals consumed for centuries in India, are making a comeback in our diets.

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Move For Global Ban On Trans Fats Gathers Steam

Multi-sectoral social, economic and political interventions are a must if the WHO deadline of 2023 to remove the deadly fat from the global food chain is to be met

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Ensuring Nutrition And Mental Wellbeing During Pregnancy

Pregnancy is the most exciting, as well as the most crucial time in every woman’s life. Proper nutrition and peace of mind during this period is critical to ensure the well-being of both mother and child.

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We Need A Jan Andolan For A Malnutrition-Free India

We have only a small window of opportunity before our demographic dividend ends. We must make the most of it.

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